Away for a Day - Book Here and Now', BR (WR) poster, 1949.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for British Railways (BR) Western Region (WR), promoting rail travel from stations in the West Country to London. The illustration shows the London landmarks of St Paul's Cathedral, the Houses of Parliament, Nelson's Column and Tower Bridge, and lists the stations of origin as Bristol, Newport, Weston-Super-Mare, Westbury, Yeovil and Weymouth. Printed by Ernest J Day & Co Ltd, London WC1.